The death of the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, occurred in Havana
In Havana, the death of the leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz took place.
Through a brief intervention on Cuban television, Army General Raul Castro details: "Dear Cuban people:" With deep sorrow I come to inform our people, the friends of our America and the world, that today 25 of November 2016, at 10:29 in the evening, the Commander in Chief of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, died. In compliance with the express will of comrade Fidel, his remains will be cremated.
In the early hours of Saturday, June 26, the Organizing Committee of the funerals will provide our people with detailed information on the organization of the posthumous tribute that will be paid to the founder of the Cuban Revolution. Ever onward to victory!"